The Defenders Osceola Tecumseh Cochise Author:Ann McGovern The odds were against them. Three men. They lived in different parts of North America, at different moments in American history. But each was a defender of his people"s right to stay on the land that had always been theirs. — Osceola led the Seminoles into battle in the swamps of Florida. Tecumseh and the Shawnees fought the white intruders i... more »n the Indians Territory, Cochise and the Appaches battled the enemy in the southwest.
The odds were against them. But each was determined to keep the white men from taking any more Indian land.« less